Synonyms of sidestep in English:

sidestep


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verb

1‘he neatly sidestepped the questions about crime’

SYNONYMS
avoid, evade, dodge, escape, elude, circumvent, skirt round, give a wide berth to, find a way round, bypass, steer clear of, get out of, shirk
informal duck
ANTONYMS

tackle, meet something head on